About Chief Construction

We are a leading Midwest design-build, general contracting, and construction management company focused on bringing ideas to reality. We implement the best construction methods for each project. Chief Construction specializes in Design-Build because it offers single-source responsibility that provides more flexibility and value-based solutions.

Our vast experience combined with our dedication to providing outstanding customer service and quality finished projects, has helped us manage millions in construction volume each year. Our team is committed to keeping projects on time and within budget.

Our Locations

Grand Island

3935 Westgate Road
Grand Island, NE 68803


4400 E 39th St.
Kearney, NE 68848


300 Canopy St #200
Lincoln, NE 68508

Where We’ve Built

Prairie Commons Medical Office Building

Grand Island Regional Medical Center

Fountain Point

MCHI Clinic - Clay Center

Kelly Family Dentistry

The Village at Skyline Pines

Women's Health and Healing Center

Balance Mobility & Aquatic Center


Pioneer Trail Flats

Amur Equipment Finance

Nebraska Truck Center

Pinnacle Bank

Heartland Public Shooting Park

Cline Williams


MCHI Thrift Shop

Rassmussen Mechanical

Burger King - South Locust

29th St. Place

Glint Expansion

Arrow Hotel East

Hastings Office Building

Inland Truck Parts

Dairy Queen

Eakes Office Remodel

First National Bank

Norris Public Power

Five Points Bank

Chief Buildings Office and Conference Room Additionl

Western National Bank

Anderson Ford

Tom Dinsdale Auto

Midwest Restaurant Supply

Rich and Sons Camper

Giltner State Bank

Green Line Equipment

Harvard Fire Hall

Giltner Fire Hall

Southern Power Storage Building

Roseland Fire Hall

Sargent Drilling


Marshall Engines

Chief Fabrication

St. Peter and Paul Family Life

Geneva Evangelical Free Church

Third City Christian Church

Jefferson Elementary

Ainsworth Public Schools - Addition

Hampton Public School

Grand Island High School - 100 Wing Remodel

Kearney Catholic High School

Palmer Public School

Grand Island Central Catholic

Broken Bow Library

Burdick Station

Hall County Airport Authority

Hastings Public Library

Custer County Judicial Center

Stastny Community Center

Byron Community Center

Shickley Community Center

Hall County Department of Corrections

Hastings National Guard - Greenlief Living Quarters

Ward Laboratories Inc.

Riverside Country Club

Equitable Bank

Lexington Regional Health Center

Mary Lanning Medical Office Building


We wouldn’t be who we are today without the team of skilled, experienced construction professionals who make up our Chief family.

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Roger Bullington, P.E. 

(308) 389-7288                                      roger.bullington@chiefind.com

President and General Manager of Chief Construction & Development.

Roger received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1983 and worked for Varco-Pruden Buildings in St. Joseph, Missouri before joining Chief Industries, Inc. In 1986 Roger joined Chief Buildings and then went on to become Vice President of Technical Services for this Chief Industries division in 2006. Roger received his Master in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska Lincoln in 1995 and is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Nebraska. In 2011, Roger was instrumental in starting up the Development arm of Chief. The daily operations and management of Chief Construction was added to Roger’s list of responsibilities in 2012. His current title is President and General Manager of Chief Construction & Development.

He is an active volunteer in the Grand Island community, having served on the board of directors for many not-for-profit agencies. Roger’s experience in civil engineering, structural engineering, real estate development and construction management allow him to be a vital asset to our growth and expansion.

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Mark Moravec

(308) 389-7417                                          mark.moravec@chiefind.com

Business Development Manager

Born and raised in David City, NE, Mark attended the University of Nebraska and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Ag Economics. He was a 3-year letterman on the Husker Football Team playing fullback for Coach Tom Osborne. He began his career in Sales & Marketing with Cargill Inc. and spent 16 years in various sales & management positions in 4 locations. He then became V.P. of Marketing with Associated Staffing in Grand Island, a position he held for 6 years. He then joined Chief Industries as Director of HR for 8 years until he transitioned into his current position as Business Development Manager for Chief Construction.

Mark is an active member of the community and has served on a number of boards. Currently, he is the Chairman for the Nebraska Workforce Investment Board of Directors as well as the College Park Board of Directors. He also sits on the United Way Board of Directors as well as other charitable organizations.

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Russ Canfield

(308) 389-7271                                            russ.canfield@chiefind.com

Manager of Field Operations

As the Manager of our Field Operations, Russ Canfield leverages a wealth of knowledge that he has accumulated through his previous experience and education. Russ is a native to Grand Island, graduating from Northwest High School in 1988. He started his career in construction in 1987 as a laborer for Tri Valley Builders Inc. and worked his way into carpenter apprentice, carpenter and lead carpenter by 1992. During this time, Russ attended Central Community College as part of their drafting program as well as the Project Supervisor class. To further his education, he has attended two, 10 hour and one, 30-hour OSHA courses through AGC. In his 35 years in the construction industry, Russ has successfully completed builds that include educational, financial, retail, multifamily, industrial and health care facilities.

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Jaye Monter

(308) 389-7292                                              jaye.monter@chiefind.com


With over 25 years of experience in accounting and finance, Jaye Monter received a Bachelor of Science Comprehensive Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Accounting and Finance from Kearney State College in Kearney, Nebraska. Jaye started her career in public accounting with a small firm in Colorado. There she obtained her Certified Public Accountant’s License. After public accounting, her career moved to various private industries where she worked as a Controller. Before joining Chief Construction, she held the position of City Treasurer/Finance Director for the city of Grand Island, NE. Jaye is an active member of the community and volunteer leader at the Grand Island YMCA. She also serves on the Regional Planning Commission and on the Board of Directors of the Crisis Center.

Jaye joined Chief Construction in 2015 as the Controller and is responsible for managing the company’s financial planning and budget management functions while providing leadership internally. As a certified public accountant, she provides oversight and planning for our financial success.

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Brad Brandenburg

(308) 389-7203                                            brad.brandenberg@chiefind.com

Drafting/Design Manager

Brad Brandenberg joined Chief Construction as Architect and Drafting/Design Manager in 2005. Brad is a Registered Professional Architect by the state of Nebraska and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards. He received his Bachelor’s of Architecture from the University of Idaho prior to working as a project architect and architect for various organizations.

Today, with over 25 years of professional experience, Brad oversees the drafting/design team, providing guidance and insight into our drawings and plans. His experience has allowed him to work on a number of projects in a variety of industries. He is also a very active member in the community, having served as a board member for the First United Methodist Church and the Heartland Amateur Radio Association.


A job well done can be defined as one where everyone on the team makes it home safe and sound at the end of each day.

Chief Construction is dedicated to providing the highest quality of construction for all of our clients with an emphasis on maintaining the safety of all parties on-site. Our safety program is administered by Great Plains Safety and Health Organizations located in Kearney, NE. Through our program, we ensure that our team and all of the contracted employees are following a rigorous and strict safety policy to uphold all standards while on the job site.

Under the direction of Great Plains Safety and Health Organization programs are developed and implemented to create effective
injury prevention safety that reduce or eliminate OSHA fines, medical and legal fees, and worker’s compensation costs. Our safety program and partnership requires all of our subcontractors to attend safety training on an ongoing basis. Our standards also require that our subcontractors are up-to-date with their safety requirements before payment is issued. The safety program promises to reduce risk on the job site and liability for the owners.


Chief Construction has a rich history of helping clients translate their visions into structures that enrich their communities and give them great pride. Keep abreast of the latest news and information regarding the industry, our recent projects and team activities.

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Chief Construction was the initial business of Chief Industries, Inc., a diversified international company that originated in Grand Island, Nebraska in 1954. Driven by its mission of providing superior customer satisfaction, manufacturing excellence, and unwavering strength and stability, Chief Industries, Inc. has experienced steady growth and diversification. Today, Chief Industries has divisions and subsidiaries around the world, and a skilled workforce of approximately 1,300 dedicated people.

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Chief Construction is your premier Midwest construction company since 1954. As design-build, general contracting and construction management specialists, we focus on the entire process, concept through completion.